So, here is my take on this classic question - is product management an art or a science? The implied question in this debate is whether product management skills can be acquired or are product guys creative geniuses who depend on a flash going off in their heads? In my opinion a successful product manager requires … Continue reading Art Or Science?
The single biggest skill that a product manager needs to have (IMHO) is the ability to look at his product like a user would. Period. This simple perspective isn't really simple in reality. There are several problems. First, looking at the same product day after day for months together (and sometimes years) can make even the … Continue reading Product Manager Skills
There is no one answer to this question. The job of a product manager varies from product to product (or, company to company). But in most places the product manager is the guy responsible for the product. Meaning, he knows about the product inside out. He knows why a certain button is where it is … Continue reading What does a Product Manager Do?